Specifications of Komatsu Azzurro.

Principal Information

DesignerOlin Stephens of Sparkman and Stephens
Design Year1968
S & S Design Number1959
BuilderSwarbrick Bros of Perth WA
Contract order date28 November 1980
Launched1 March 1981 at Sandringham Yacht Club as "Evergreen" and then renamed "Shenandoah 11" in 1983.
IRC Rating.935
ORCI .8943
AMS Rating.798
Hull & DeckGRP with balsa core deck.
The hull was shipped from Perth to Melbourne where Mr David Gough of Seaforth fitted the deck and keel - The deck was modified to fit from the Dubois 40 deck mould - same deck mould used for Black Magic and CULATER.
SparsMade by John Denton from Whalespars and installed late September 2014.
RigDouble spreader alloy with hydraulic backstay.
Ballast2365 kgs lead.
Headroom6 feet 1 inch tapering to 5 feet 10 inches forward of the mast
NSW Rego NumberSS34N
Australian Ship RegoShip Name:
Official Number: 862109
Home Port - SYDNEY
Vessel ColourTopsides - Awlgrip Flag blue with gold lettering
Deck - Awlgrip matterhorn white.

Principal Dimensions

Length Overall10.05 metres32 feet 8 inches
Length Waterline7.32 metres23 feet 10 inches
Beam3.07 metres10 feet
Draft1.88 metres6 feet 1 inch
Displacement4.8 tonnes10,560 pounds
Upwind Sail AreaNumber 1 h/sail 35 sq metres
Mainsail - 27 sq metres
114 sq feet
88 sq feet
Offwind Sail Area84 sq metres .5 ounce
Spin stay sail 27 sq metres
Blopper 35 sq metres
273 sq feet .5 ounce
Spin stay sail 88 sq feet
Blopper 114 sq feet

Rig Dimensions

P11.41 metres
J4.09 metres
E3.80 metres
FL13.62 metres
HLU max12.75 metres
STL4.43 metres

Mechanical Systems

Auxiliary PowerYanmar 3YM20 shaft drive
Installed above keel
Propeller2 blade folding gori
StoveMaxie 2 burner metho

Electrical Systems

Electrical Controller SystemBEP 600 DC Systems Monitor
Ship House Battery1 x 140 Amp Hour Deep Cycle
Engine Start Battery1 x 110 Amp Cranking Battery
Alternator1 x 125 Amp
Battery Charger240 Volt Chargemaster 1

Plumbing Systems

Fuel Capacity60 litres diesel
Fresh Water Capacity2 x bladders - 60 litres each
Sink Sea Water TapOperated by jabsco foot pump
HeadElectric Jabsco toilet with carbon bowl
Bilge Pumps2 x manual jabsco bilge pumps 1 x electric bilge pump

Sailing Electronics

Sailing InstrumentsAll Raymarine fully integrated with Vesper AIS
Chart PlotterRaymarine 7 inch E series
GPSRaymarine RS 150 GPS
Wind InstrumentsRaymarine I60 wind and
Raymarine I60 Close Hauled
All other boat data available from AIS, Plotter and Laptop 2 x Raymarine I70 cockpit displays
Auto TillerRaymarine Evolution EV 100 with Raymarine P70 Pilot Controller
AIS TransponderVesper XB-8000 Class B AIS Transponder system with

AIS Antenna SplitterVesper SP 160 AIS/VHF/FM Antenna Splitter.
AIS/VHF AntennaVesper VA 159 AIS Antenna designed to be shared with VHF radios.
Modem and Wi FiTelstra connected modern with ethernet and wi fi throughout Azzurro
Satellite Phone 2 and Docking stationISATPHONE PRO 2 satellite phone with IsatDock Marine docking station
Laptop w/ ExpeditionLenovo T470 14" Thinkpad FHD 512 GB with 8 GB Ram running latest edition of Expedition and Predict Wind. Laptop integrated with Telstra Modem and sat phone docking station.
TabletApple IPAD synced to laptop
VHF Handheld RadioICOM IC-M91D
VHF RadioICOM IC-M412 routed through Stereo and broadcast to cockpit speakers
MF/HF RadioICOM IC-M801E Marine Transceiver
StereoGME G Deck Marine Entertainment System with Cockpit Speakers.